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Colorado fruit growers forecast good season

Peaches and apples dominate Colorado’s summer fruit deal, and the harvests appeared to be on time this year, grower-shippers said.

Apeel Sciences reveals supplier network

Santa Barbara, Calif.-based Apeel Sciences has announced supplier partnerships that company leaders say will enable a year-round supply of Apeel avocados, limes, asparagus, and apples for U.S. retailers and consumers.

Arctic apple’s rising production allows for foodservice growth

Interest from foodservice operators is growing for fresh-cut slices of the genetically engineered nonbrowning Arctic apple.

Produce Perspective — Apple Season Preview

Brianna Shales, communications manager for Wenatchee, Wash.-based Stemilt Growers, visited The Packer's office recently and sat down for an interview about the upcoming apple season.

USDA calls apple production up 4%

The 2019 U.S. apple crop is up 4% compared with a year ago, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s first forecast.
Aug 12, 2019 by Tom Karst #Produce (General), #Apples

USDA calls apple production up 4%

The 2019 U.S. apple crop is up 4% compared with a year ago, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s first forecast.
Aug 12, 2019 by Tom Karst #Produce (General), #Apples

New York apple crop on track for good harvest

New York apples are entering the home stretch and conditions are near perfect, one marketer reports.
Aug 08, 2019 by Tom Karst #Produce (General), #Apples

Washington apple crop predicted at 137.3 million boxes

Boasting nearly a 20% increase compared with the 2018 crop, this year’s Washington fresh apple crop is estimated at 137.3 million boxes.
Aug 07, 2019 by Tom Karst #Produce (General), #Apples

Minnesota’s First Kiss apple returns

First Kiss — an apple variety that debuted in 2018 in very limited supply — is back on retailers’ shelves in August. 

Stemilt's Rave apple kicks off Washington's 2019 crop

The Rave apple has made its way across the packing lines of Stemilt Growers in Wenatchee, Wash., kicking off the state’s 2019 apple crop.